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  • Using The Chess Saw

    "We have to play by the !@#$ rules!" -- Amanda Young, Saw II. In last week's article, we discussed a dangerous strategic concept, the saw. So, what should you do if your opponent turns it against you? Well, as Amanda put it, you should ... | Read More

  • Pandolfini's Mailbag: Lost In Losing

    Topic for next month: Speed Chess (Please start submitting questions concerning the above topic for the next column. Questions different from the above theme should be submitted to other departments.)   Question 1: (Submitted by War... | Read More

  • The Best Chess Books Ever

    Lately I’ve gotten several letters from chess fans who want to know what kind of chess books I like, and what books I consider to be the best of all time. That kind of “best-ever” list is very much a matter of taste, and a small list is imp... | Read More

  • Q&A: Opening Prep And Troll Attacks

    QUESTION: Taylor_chess85 asked: “I would like to understand the type of games I am interested in playing. I am a beginner, and I thought that maybe I might make a database of every game certain people played with a certain opening. My idea is ... | Read More

  • My Favorite Classic Games, Part 12

    This series is all about the classic games that, as a young teen (15 years of age), affected me in a profound manner. In general, they were positional games since, for a kid that grew up on attacking chess and combinations (12 to 14 year... | Read More

    • Life

      Due to the busy schedule of my life, I can't find much time to go on I'm barely scraping by on my games, and I get 5-10 minutes per day. I'll try to be more active. | Read More

      • mkelowna
      • | Oct 7, 2015
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    • Just for Fun...

      Thought it was cool.  This is from one of my games today. | Read More

    • An improving player.

      Hello fellow chesslovers. My name is Andrew Langsam, a chess player from Ohio. I have been playing chess for acouple months now and I have been enjoying this wonderful game. Over the time period of a few months,Ive have reached 1300 in standard ... | Read More

      • LangsamA
      • | Oct 2, 2015
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    • My Games #15: Optimism Almost Killed the Cat

      Greetings my fellow chessassins, This is a terrible 3|2 blitz game where I planned awesome looking ideas and didn't really look at my opponent's threats, and eventually checkmated him with stunning tactics. Yeah, that is what happens at 1600-1700... | Read More

      • Haggard-CC
      • | Sep 30, 2015
    • Towards Stronger Game

      Some days ago I decided to start playing chess again after some years break. After I got some experience about chess on here,, I went a bit further. I promised myself to be as strong player as possible, and this lead me to think about ho... | Read More

      • Alasre
      • | Sep 25, 2015

  • Scandinavian Defense

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    The Scandinavian Defense (also known as the Center Counter) is the chess opening characterized by the first moves 1.e4 d5. Although played by quite a few grandmasters over the years, the Scandinavian is rarely played at the highest levels of ... Read More »

  • Deimante Daulyte

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    Deimantė Daulytė (born 1989) is a Lithuanian chess woman grandmaster. She won the women's Lithuanian Chess Championship in 2006, 2007, 2008, 2012 and 2013. She qualified for the Women's World Chess Championship 2014 (eventually played in 2015)... Read More »

  • Dake, Arthur

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    Arthur W. Dake (1910-2000) became a bridge toll collector, then a highway auto controller, and finally an automobile inspector for the state of Oregon after serving in the merchant marines when he was 16.  He learned how to play chess at age 17 ... Read More »

  • Acers, Jude Frazer

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    Jude Acers was born in Long Beach on April 6, 1944.  He is a U.S. senior chess master living in New Orleans who has set several world record simultaneous exhibition records.  He learned to play chess at age 7 and was a master at age 17.  In 1... Read More »

  • Najdorf, Miguel

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    Miguel Najdorf (1910-1997) was a Polish-born player who stayed in Argentina after the outbreak of World War II and became a naturalized citizen of Argentina five years later.  Najdorf escaped the Holocaust, but he lost his wife, child, parents an... Read More »